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I think I have an ectopic pregnancy? I have all the signs.

I think I have an ectopic pregnancy? I have all the signs.

Positive test?: Are you certain that you are pregnant - meaning skipped periods and a positive test? If so, get evaluated asap, like today. If not, do a home pregnancy test, and if positive get evaluated. ...Read more

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Dr. Neigatha Graney
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Could I have an ectopic pregnancy if no pain?

Could I have an ectopic pregnancy if no pain?

Yes: If you have missed a period than ectopic pregnancy is a possibility. The pain of the condition may only start when the fallopian tube is "stretched" enough to be symptomatic prior to rupture. ...Read more

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How to know if I have an ectopic pregnancy?

How to know if I have an ectopic pregnancy?

Ectopic pregnancy: You need to have serial HCG testing followed closely with pelvic ultrasound which will usually show an empty uterus with a positive pregancy test. Ectopic pregnancy is usually symptomatic with pain and vaginal bleeding. ...Read more

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When must I call my doctor if I have an ectopic pregnancy rupture?

Before!!: If you have an ectopic pregnancy that ruptures, that is a surgical emergency that must be dealt with now. Go directly to the er, they can call your dr from there, you will need surgery to keep you from bleeding to death. ...Read more

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I have an ectopic right candy can i get pregnant?

I have an ectopic right candy can i get pregnant?

Unclear question: What is a candy? If you mean ovary, you could get pregnant. One healthy ovary is more than sufficient for a woman to be fertile. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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How can I know if I am having an ectopic pregnancy?

How can I know if I am having an ectopic pregnancy?

Ultrasound: The diagnosis of an ectopic pregnancy may not be straight-forward and may take multiple blood pregnancy tests and ultrasounds done over several days. ...Read more

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What do I do to have a successful pregnacy after an eptopic and a missed misscarriage?

What do I do to have a successful pregnacy after an eptopic and a missed misscarriage?

Congratulations!: Be sure to get early prenatal care if you have not already begun. You want to make sure this pregnancy is healthy and in the uterus by getting an early ultrasound and blood work. After that eat a healthy diet, don't smoke or use alcohol or substances, and get regular prenatal care and recommended testing! report any unusual symptoms to your provider right away. Best of luck! ...Read more

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What do you recommend if I had an ectopic.should I take a pregnancy test?

What do you recommend if I had an ectopic.should I take a pregnancy test?

Yes: If you have had an ectopic pregnancy in the past, you should do a home pregnancy test whenever you miss a period, unless you are on birth control. You have some risk of another ectopic so if you do become pregnant, you need to see your doc right away. ...Read more

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Can I have an ectopic pregnancy if my pregnancy test is negative?

No: The urine tests for pregnancies are extremely sensitive, and detect a pregnancy within 3-4 days. That being said, there is an exception to everything in medicine, so if in doubt, repeat the test in 3 days to be sure. ...Read more

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Can i still get leukorrhea with an ectopic pregnancy?

Can i still get leukorrhea with an ectopic pregnancy?

Hormonal effect: I would tend to see this as a completely different problem that the ectopic pregnancy itself, and should be the least of your worries. If you have been identified as having an ectopic, you should be receiving treatment now. Once the ectopic has been addressed, if the leukorrhea does not resolve, then this needs further evaluation as well. ...Read more

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If I have ectopic pregnancy can I still get pregnant with one side?

Yes: Its great that you have a built-in back-up system! If the fallopian tube on one side isn't working right, your body can use the other side and you can still get pregnant. If you do get pregnant, see your gyn right away because you will want to make sure it isn't another ectopic pregnancy. ...Read more

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Do you think it is possible at 13weeks to have an ectopic pregnancy?

Do you think it is possible at 13weeks to have an ectopic pregnancy?

Yes it is possible: If you suspect it is emergency needs immediate attention to be seen by your physician. Presence or absence will done by your physician by sonogram ( after pregnancy test ). ...Read more

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4 weeks pregnant. How can I tell if I have an ovarian cyst or ectopic pregnancy?

See your Doctor: It may be too early to tell, an ultrasound is the best way. See your doctor if you have pain or bleeding. ...Read more

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Do I have to have an abortion if amnio is bad?

Do I have to have an abortion if amnio is bad?

Depends.: This is a personal decision and there are only rare conditions when a pregnancy termination is warranted/recommended (lethal fetal anomalies). Many women/families are perfectly content to have a child with down syndrome (mongolism) and would never regret their decision to continue an affected pregnancy - whereas others would cringe on that prospect. ...Read more

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If I have an ovarian cyst and has missed my period for almost two months but have negative pregnancy test what should I do . I also had an ectopic?

If I have an ovarian cyst and has missed my period for almost two months but have negative pregnancy test what should I do . I also had an ectopic?

Infertility=complex: Infertility is multi-facted. If your question is, "why aren't i pregnant?" then there could be a myriad of answers to that. I suggest you see a physician. Ovarian cysts alone do not cause infertility. They can be a part of pcos, however, and that can be a cause of infertility. See a physician and get evaluated if pregnancy is what you desire. ...Read more

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If I have eptopic pregnacy why I have no pain is it really an abnormal pregnacy or threathend miscarriage?

Close follow-up: If you a re uncertain about ectopic you better stay in very close contact with your doctors office, or get one if you don't already have. Ectopic can be life-threatenign, they don't usually cause a lot of pain until ruptured - that's an emergency. Make good friends at your doctors office for follow-up! ...Read more

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Do you always have to have surgery for ectopic pregnancies?

Do you always have to have surgery for ectopic pregnancies?

Surgery or mtx?: Some ectopic a can be treated with an injection of Methotrexate rather than surgery, but few resolve spontaneously. ...Read more

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I have an enlarged uterus can I still get pregnant?

I have an enlarged uterus can I still get pregnant?

Less likely: In order to become pregnant, your uterus needs to be disease free. An enlarged uterus may indicate a disease that will prevent pregnancy. Though not impossible, it is less likely that you can become pregnant. If pregnancy is desired, i recommend that you discuss this with your gynecologist. ...Read more

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I think im pregnant but cant get positive tests so found out i have a UTI but i still feel like i have pregnancy symptoms can it be an ectopic pregnan?

I think im pregnant but cant get positive tests so found out i have a UTI but i still feel like i have pregnancy symptoms can it be an ectopic pregnan?

Not likely: you can get a blood test and an ultrasound to settle it. if the blood HCG is elevated and the uterus is empty and there is a vascular mass next to the uterus, it may be an ectopic, but with negative negative pregancy tests it is unlikely. ...Read more

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Dr. Gerard Honore
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Ectopic Pregnancy (Definition)

An abnormal pregnancy in which an embroyo implants ...Read more